Australia is officially in its first recession in 29 years. The feeble state of its economy is undeniable.

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Market Extra: Stock-market investors are eager to rotate into unloved sectors, but they should look before they leap

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Outside the Box: Lower-income Americans threw the economy a lifeline during the pandemic

Middle- and upper-income consumers went into a bunker mentality and curtailed spending. That wasn’t the case with those who had less money......»»

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Rising stay-at-home economy results in USB chip shortages

Owing to the uprising stay-at-home economy, Taiwan-based chip suppliers have seen increased orders from clients for USB chips used in peripherals such as earphones, microphones and PC cameras, causing tight supply to the chips at the moment......»»

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Home prices in April saw biggest gain in 2 years, but they"re expected to drop by next year

Home sales may have slowed to a trickle, as much of the national economy shut down in the face of the coronavirus pandemic, but home prices did just the opposite......»»

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US stocks climb as investors look past civil unrest to the economy reopening

Reuters / Lucas Jackson US stocks rose Tuesday as investors looked past nationwide civil unrest to encouraging signs of an economic reopening.  Equity futures slipped initially in overnight trading after President Do.....»»

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With the US plunging into chaos and one-in-four American workers out of a job, Trump lacks a clear plan to revive the economy

Associated Press The Trump administration still lacks a clear plan to revitalize the economy and put people back to work as the nation plunges into further turmoil. Over 40 milli.....»»

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Key Words: U.S. government is making ‘the most fundamental error we could make at this moment,’ warns Republican economist

“To focus on the budgetary impact at the expense of the economy is the most fundamental error we could make at this moment. I think we’re making it,” says Douglas Holtz-Eakin on Tuesday to the Senate Banking Committee......»»

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The Tell: These 2 charts show why record-high stock valuations shouldn’t worry investors

Worrying over price-to-earnings ratios has been near constant phenomenon for a generation, and they are not as high as one might think in light of recent changes to the American economy......»»

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The US economy could take nearly a decade to recover from the coronavirus pandemic, according to the CBO

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Need to Know: Trump use of military to quell protest could stop rebounding markets and economy in their tracks, warns influential economist

Our call of the day from economics professor Tim Duy says a threat by President Trump to send troops to the streets of the U.S. could backfire badly for equities......»»

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Demand Hell? Apple Slashes iPhone Prices In China Ahead Of Major Online Shopping Event

Demand Hell? Apple Slashes iPhone Prices In China Ahead Of Major Online Shopping Event Tyler Durden Tue, 06/02/2020 - 08:45 Apple is slashing prices of its iPhones in China as the country's economy work.....»»

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The French economy will shrink 11% this year in a "brutal" recession after the country imposed one of Europe"s harshest pandemic lockdowns

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Riots put brakes on US economy"s coronavirus recovery

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Stock futures trade higher as violent protests continue across the US

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Apple Cuts iPhone Prices in China To Push Sales As Country Reopens Economy

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Warning of ‘green swan’ risks, climate group Ceres and bipartisan supporters lay out 50-step plan for markets and regulators

A new report outlines how and why U.S. financial regulators, who are responsible for protecting the stability and competitiveness of the U.S. economy, need to recognize and act on climate change as a systemic risk.....»»

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Hawaii could lose 30K in population in slow Covid recovery

UHERO Executive Director Carl Bonham told the House Select Committee on Covid Economic Impact & Preparedness Monday that the drop in population is based on UHERO’s baseline forecast for the state’s economy as it recovers from the Covid pandemic......»»

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Budget Office Finds US Economy Won"t Return To Normal Until 2030

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